New Voices for the New Challenges

Angelo A. Calvello, PhDFounder, Journal of Environmental Investing When we started the JEI ten years ago, this issue’s contributors had likely not come to their investigation of environmental investing. After a one-year hiatus, we’re back, and as this issue shows, we’re back with groundbreaking research on environmental investing. The content of this 2019 issue reflects how far we have come …

A Comment on “Responsible Investment in Blue Carbon Resources: ‘Constraints and Potential Motivations for Attracting Private Capital Investment in Blue Carbon Resources’”

William Page, Senior Portfolio Manager Essex Global Environmental Opportunities Strategy (GEOS) For background: I manage a global, listed-equity clean technology strategy, GEOS, and have been focused on thematic investing to climate solutions for over 10 years, after 20 years of ESG-focused investing. I found the paper by Ryan Cook quite interesting and insightful, as I have never heard of Blue …

Reflecting on Environmental Alpha

Angelo A. Calvello, PhD Editor in Chief, Journal of Environmental Investing     Three things have become clear to me in the years since the publication of Environmental Alpha: Institutional Investors and Climate Change.* My reason for writing the book (and starting the JEI) have proven correct: Institutional investors, specifically asset owners, needed (and still need) help understanding the risks …